Tent of Hope: A World in Which Many Worlds Fit, 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, at the Noor Islamic Cultural Center, 5001 Wilcox Road, Dublin. Join in a day of working toward justice and peace in memory of Bill Barndt. Barndt was a Christian peace and justice advocate in central Ohio. Connect across generations, faiths and issues; learn what other groups are doing to promote peace and justice. Bring a dessert to share. RSVP to Sue Simon at (614) 882-0043 or tofusue52@aol.com.

Tent of Hope: A World in Which Many Worlds Fit, 1:30 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, at the Noor Islamic Cultural Center, 5001 Wilcox Road, Dublin. Join in a day of working toward justice and peace in memory of Bill Barndt. Barndt was a Christian peace and justice advocate in central Ohio. Connect across generations, faiths and issues; learn what other groups are doing to promote peace and justice. Bring a dessert to share. RSVP to Sue Simon at (614) 882-0043 or tofusue52@aol.com.

Ecole Kenwood Evening Tour, 6-7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 18, at the school, 3770 Shattuck Ave. Ecole Kenwood is Columbus City Schools' French immersion school. Daytime tours are held every Wednesday at 10 a.m. Additional times can be arranged by calling the school at 365-5502. For more information, contact Elizabeth at 840-0146 or smithemnk@yahoo.com.

2009 Arts Celebration Event, sponsored by Marburn Academy, 6:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 22, at the BOMA: Bar of Modern Art, 583 E. Broad St. The event is titled "A Creative Synergy: Art, Education and the Brain." The event will feature professional and student art as well as live and silent auctions. The guest speaker will be Sherri Geldin. Cost: $100 per person. Proceeds will go to scholarships for high-need students. Call Nancy Paul at (614) 433-0822.

Family to Family Classes, sponsored by the National Alliance on Mental Illness of Franklin County, for family members of individuals with mental illness. Wednesdays, Feb. 4-April 22, at NAMI Ohio Office, 747 E. Broad St. Family education course provides the knowledge and skills family members need to effectively cope with a loved one's mental illness associated with combat service. Learn how to navigate the mental health care system, the latest treatment options and how to communicate effectively with loved ones. Classes are free, but registration is required. Call NAMI Franklin County at (614) 501-6264 or e-mail mail@namifc.org with phone number and mailing address.

Cancer Screenings are provided by appointment Mondays and Wednesdays, at the Columbus Cancer Clinic, 65 Ceramic Drive. Call 263-5006.

Central Ohioans for Peace, 7 p.m. Mondays, at the Columbus Mennonite Church, 35 Oakland Park Ave. Visit www.centralohioansforpeace.org or call 436-3531. Feb. 2: Dr Allan E. Lines will discuss his experiences in Afghanistan as a representative of the U.S. Department of Agriculture. Free and open to the public.